top Birds Found Using Human Musical Scales For the First Time
I firmly believe in calling out this kind of negative behavior.
Sunlight being the best disinfectant and all that.
top ISIS Bans Math and Social Studies For Children
Labels like "Him" and "His"?
top C++14 Is Set In Stone
Edit: Cant seem to spell Silicon properly. lol
top C++14 Is Set In Stone
I think you mean Sillicon
Any of a class of synthetic materials that are polymers with a chemical structure based on chains of alternate silicon and oxygen atoms, with organic groups attached to the silicon atoms. Such compounds are typically resistant to chemical attack and insensitive to temperature changes and are used to make rubber, plastics, polishes, and lubricants.
top "BadUSB" Exploit Makes Devices Turn "Evil"
You could even to do the same on a phone if it was able to charge wirelessly.
top The World's Best Living Programmers
Kernighan for SURE, but is Marissa Mayer really a programmer?
top AT&T's Gigabit Smokescreen
The funny thing is that fewer and fewer people will get the [NO CARRIER] reference.
Kind of like the save icon still being a floppy disk in a lot of programs. I wonder how many younger computer users have never even SEEN a floppy.
top Linus Torvalds: Any CLA Is Fundamentally Broken
I had to Google it as well, and came up with: Certified Linux Administrator
Relevant, but still wrong.
top Google Brings AmigaOS to Chrome Via Native Client Emulation
That whooshing sound is the point of his post flying over your head at mach 3! 8)
top Your Next Network Operating System Is Linux
Try it yourself:
top Link Rot and the US Supreme Court
I would also add that this should be done with a "write once" kind of storage back. This way we have some small assurance it was not modified.
You could go even further and keep a running log on the same medium that had an md5 of each previous content item which was then md5'd with the current.
This seems (to me at least) like it would provide a verifiable trail that shows the written contents were not tampered with.
Would this kind of scheme me useful? or am I missing something obvious?
top Ocean Plastics Host Surprising Microbial Array
No Internet, highways, phone system, cell phones, worse healthcare etc..
Yeah, much better. 8(
about a year and a half ago
top Legitimate eBook Lending Community Closed After Copyright Complaints
This would let a LOT of these kind of sites flourish.
I say, turn it around on them. Let them all spaz out when they see 100 more sites offering this service pop up.
top 12 Dead, 50 Injured at
The Dark Knight Rises Showing In Colorado
How about you blame the insane asshole that did the deed!
top Drones, Computer Viruses and Blowback
In actuality, the Constitution doesn't apply to "citizens," nor does it even apply to "people." It applies to the government. It tells the government what it can and can't do (the body tells the government what it can do, and the Bill of Rights tells it what it can't do).
top Debate Over Evolution Will Soon Be History, Says Leakey
Thank you! I have been saying this for years now, but it seems to fall on deaf ears!
top An Entirely New Class of Aircraft Arrives
No flash involved. all html. And they appear to be matter-of-fact so far.
top Will Graphene Revolutionize the 21st Century?
Literally. Pencil lead!
top Ask Slashdot: What To Do When the Rapture Comes?
Put your head between your legs and kiss your @$$ goodbye.
top Confessions of a Computer Repairman
/. looks great to me in Win 7 with Chrome.
Maybe you should take your computer to the GeekSquad.
Please leave your geek card on your way out.
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top Under a rock?
Guess i have been living under a rock awhile. Did not know this feature was here!
Well lets give it a try!